Groups honoured at wellness celebration

SCOTSBURN – The Kids Cooking Table project in Scotsburn has earned the 10th annual Ed Bowden Community Wellness Award. Alena Martin and Julie Blais accepted the award on behalf of the Scotsburn Recreation Club, which operated the project, during the 2020 wellness fund celebration at the J.P. Gammon Centre. The club engaged children and youth...

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Reasons to smile

This year marks the ninth year for the annual Ed Bowden Community Wellness Award as part of the annual Community Health Board grants. The grants go out to programs in the community that are helping to promote community health and wellness through many different means. The Ed Bowden Award is named after a strong and...

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Local groups receive gov’t grants to improve accessibility

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Pictou County is among several groups across the county and province to receive provincial government grant money to improve accessibility. Community groups and municipalities across the province are investing in capital improvements to improve accessibility at community and municipal facilities. Municipal Affairs Minister Chuck Porter, on behalf of Communities, Culture...

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